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There are two suction pumps in the female’s head, the smallest of the two at the end of her proboscis, and the larger one at the base of the throat, or oesophagus.
Nobody had cakes for themselves, and it would have been far easier to place a gold piece in the twirling proboscis.
In specimens with the proboscis drawn in, the nerve cord is of course doubled back on itself.
The mouth parts form a proboscis, which is tonguelike, the animal obtaining its food by lapping and sucking.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
Its nose is very long, and extends into a short proboscis; but there is no finger at the end of it like that of the elephant.
MARTIN RATTLERR.M. BALLANTYNE
The Brachyderes has a massive proboscis, cut off short; the Balaninus seems to be smoking an insanely long cigarette-holder.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
Pleasure is evinced by blowing the proboscis in a sharp manner—like the sound of a trumpeter learning.
I refer to the very curious proboscis or long-nosed monkey (Nasalis larvatus).
The butterfly, which lives on nectar in the depths of the flowers, has a long, coiled tube which scientists call a proboscis.
LITTLE BUSYBODIESJEANETTE AUGUSTUS MARKS AND JULIA MOODY
These two grooves fit together, and make a slender tube called a proboscis.
LITTLE BUSYBODIESJEANETTE AUGUSTUS MARKS AND JULIA MOODY

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